Spring 2007 not offered
|Certificates: International Relations|
After a brief review of the character of the Soviet political and economic system, the course moves on to analyze the reasons for the collapse of the USSR. In the second half we examine the challenges facing President Putin, and politics and economics of the new states that have emerged in the former Soviet Union.
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|Course Format: Lecture/Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CIR)(GOVT)(GOVT-Comparativ)(REES-MN)(REES-Lang/Lit/C)(REES-Social Sci)
Hedrick Smith, THE RUSSIANS
Robert Service, RUSSIA: EXPERIMENT WITH A PEOPLE
Dale Herspring (ed) PUTIN'S RUSSIA
K. Dawisha & B. Parrot (eds.) RUSSIA AND THE NEW STATES OF EURASIA
|Examination and Assignments: |
Midterm, term paper, short assignments
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students waiting to take this course should send an e-mail to email@example.com explaining their interest in the subject.